Newsletters

May 2013 Newsletter

  • Forest Roads Bill Reintroduced
  • Wyden O&C Framework
  • Farm Bill Forestry Titles
  • FY14 Appropriations Outlook
  • New Washington Manager
  • DNR Murrelet Long Term Strategy
  • Social Services Support Zones
  • Merkley Letter to Commissioners
  • A to Z Stewardship
  • Malheur 10-year Stewardship
  • R-1 Litigation – Epidemic Levels
  • Eastside Restoration Strategy
  • Heath Named Deputy RF

April 2013 Newsletter

  • Survey & Manage Settlement Rescinded
  • Rough & Ready Announces Closure
  • Annual Meeting a Success
  • Hearing on Forest Management Bills
  • President’s Timber Budget
  • Insect/Disease Bill Introduced
  • Associations Weigh in on Wilderness
  • Forest Service Adopts Objection Rule
  • Planning Rule Correction
  • WGA Weighs in on National Forest Management
  • EIS Ordered on Goose Project
  • Preliminary Injunction Filed on Snow Basin
  • Forest Roads Case Continues
  • Jewell Confirmed
  • Sherman Announces Departure
  • Baucus to Retire

March 2013 Newsletter

  • Supreme Court Victory in Forest Roads Case
  • Spotted Owl Critical Habitat Challenged
  • Sequestration and FY13 Forest Management
  • Budget Resolutions and Federal Forests
  • Recent House and Senate Hearings
  • Supreme Court Grants Petition on Framework
  • New Blue Mountain Strategy
  • Northern California Province Salvage Update
  • The Bybee Project
  • AFRC in DC
  • Jewell Nomination and Hearing
  • 2013 Annual Meeting

February 2013 Newsletter

  • State Trust Forest Management Hearing
  • Senators Advocate Payment Reauthorization
  • Commentary on O&C Solution
  • Congressionals Want O&C Hearing
  • Kitzhaber and Eastside Funding
  • Wilderness Reintroduced
  • Stewardship, Good Neighbor Authority
  • Forest Planning Rule Directives
  • Jewell Nominated
  • 2013 Annual Meeting

January 2013 Newsletter

  • Forest Roads Case
  • Subcommittee to Review NEPA
  • Hidden Cost of Wildfire
  • Victory for Idaho Roadless Rule
  • Coho and Steelhead CH Proposed
  • Polar Bear CH Thrown Out
  • Malheur 10-Year Stewardship Contract
  • Vilsack in, Salazar Out
  • Kitzhaber on Federal Forests
  • Western Oregon Sales Update
  • Rasure Named Regional Forester
  • EPA Releases Boiler MACT Rules
  • 2013 Annual Meeting

December 2012 Newsletter

  • Forest Roads Case
  • New Spotted Owl Critical Habitat
  • Forest Health Assessment
  • Committee Chairmanships
  • Sizing Up Restoration Treatments
  • DNR Timber Program Report
  • BLM Awards Regeneration Sale
  • Shasta Trinity Defends Projects
  • FWS Reviewing Caribou Listing
  • Stoel Rives Honored

November 2012 Newsletter

  • 113th Congress
  • Congressionals Want Forest Health Help
  • NSO Critical Habitat Delayed
  • Forest Service Acres Harvested
  • N. CA Target Accomplishments
  • Court Denies Cottonwood Injunction
  • Mendocino Challenges Continue
  • SOPI Issued
  • China Illegally Dumping Plywood

October 2012 Newsletter

  • Election Update
  • Kitzhaber’s O&C Discussion Group
  • AFRC Withdraws Protest
  • Preliminary FY12 Sale Accomplishments
  • Forest Service Regeneration Harvests
  • Management vs. Fire Funding
  • Okanogan/Wenatchee Update
  • OFRI Issues Economic Report

September 2012 Newsletter

  • Congress Passes Continuing Resolution
  • Forest Roads Case
  • Legal Victory on EAs
  • Farm Bill Stalls
  • 2012 Fire Statistics
  • AFRC Protests BLM Sale
  • Lawsuits Coming Fast and Furious
  • Big Game Foraging Habitat
  • DNR Timber Program Report
  • Sequestration Impacts
  • Cal Joyner Promoted

August 2012 Newsletter

  • Planning Rule Lawsuit Filed
  • Focus on Forest Health Bills
  • Litigation and Fire Impacts
  • Owl CH Economic Impact Underestimated
  • Forest Service Issues Objection Rule
  • Williamette Ecological Forestry
  • Colville Blowdown
  • Perez Named State Director
  • New Wallowa-Whitman Supervisor